Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 853.00
Other and unspecified intracranial hemorrhage following injury without mention of open intracranial wound, unspecified state of consciousness
  • Short description: Traumatic brain hem NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 853.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 853.00 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 853.00: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 853.00 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM S06.360A Traumatic hemorrhage of cerebrum, unspecified, without loss of consciousness, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Cerebral compression due to injury
  • Hematoma of brain
  • Intracranial hematoma following injury
  • Intracranial hemorrhage following injury
  • Intracranial hemorrhage following injury without open intracranial wound
  • Intracranial hemorrhage, after injury
  • Intracranial hemorrhage, traumatic
  • Traumatic brain stem hemorrhage
  • Traumatic brainstem hemorrhage
  • Traumatic cerebellar hemorrhage
  • Traumatic cerebral hemorrhage
  • Traumatic intracerebral hemorrhage
  • Traumatic intracranial hemorrhage
  • Traumatic left cerebral hemorrhage
  • Traumatic right cerebral hemorrhage
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